How drama is beneficial in the classroom Related Tags: Arts More Related Discussions Tay , Future 4th grade teacher from Houston, TX Posted 07/08/2010 3:07PM | Last Commented 06/11/2014 7:01PM 1 Reply 1044 Views Nowadays students are very active in the extra activities which take place in the school environment. Sign in to vote! Sign in to Flag as Spam Share 1 Share Comments (1 Reply)Sign in or register to postSubscribe to comments via RSS Newest Related Discussions Posted 7/8/2010 6:06pm Jennifer HolcombeAfter School care at the Austin Discovery School (Challenge School) What I love about drama with children is that it has a lot of "accidental" surpluses. It's a time and place to get and be and share emotions, so the children, slowly, become less inhibited. They also can see, experience and learn more about everyone's right and need to be emotional, reactive and interactive. Problems can slip out here in a guised form and that too can get "worked out" if a teacher is listening carefully and is tactful about how they respond (teach)*... Sign in to vote! blog Use "Rile 'Em Up" Music to Develop Cultural EmpathyLast comment 4 days 23 hours ago in Teaching Strategies blog Using Participatory Journals to Connect Students Last comment 3 days 20 hours ago in Student Engagement Discussion The Value of MusicLast comment 3 weeks 17 hours ago in Arts Integration Discussion Is there such thing as a 'teaching instinct'?Last comment 1 week 5 days ago in Teacher Development article Arts Integration: Resource RoundupLast comment 4 months 4 days ago in Arts Integration Sign in and Join the Discussion! Not a member? Register to join the discussion. Sign in using social networks Or sign in here: Email address * Password * Forgot your password?